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Committee : SOCHUM

Country : Sweden

Topic A : The protection of the rights of the religious minorities

Delegate : Clémence POIRIER – University Jean Moulin Lyon 3 (Poli’Gones)


Promoting human rights is one of the main objectives of Sweden’s foreign policy and Sweden considers religious freedom as a fundamental human right that should be protected from persecutions. 

Sweden raised the rights of religious minorities to a constitutional right as part of Article 3 of the Constitution: « The public institutions shall combat discrimination of persons on grounds of gender, colour, national or ethnic origin, linguistic or religious affiliation&n...